Latest dental plaque Stories

2012-02-08 10:19:27

Stripping some mouth bacteria of their access key to gangs of other pathogenic oral bacteria could help prevent gum disease and tooth loss.

2012-02-01 08:00:00

Petco hosts free dental health event Feb.

2011-08-19 15:46:54

Chemists have discovered the most naturally variable protein known to date in a bacterium.

2011-06-27 21:18:15

Scientists have discovered the tool that bacteria normally found in our mouths use to invade heart tissue, causing a dangerous and sometimes lethal infection of the heart known as endocarditis.

2011-06-17 10:20:00

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Affineti Biologics has received a commitment of up to $500,000 from Foundation Venture Capital Group (FVCG) to advance its research in the development of therapeutic and diagnostic products based on new discoveries in oral biology and dental medicine. According to James M.

2011-05-11 10:56:00

Research indicates that women have better knowledge of periodontal health; are more committed to maintaining healthy teeth and gums CHICAGO, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The differences between men and women are extensive, especially when it comes to taking care of one's health.

2011-03-11 13:37:28

Postmenopausal women have a new health message to hear.

2011-02-28 07:05:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- DeepSea Gold Laboratories presents a comprehensive solution to a daily dental hygiene agenda.

2010-07-01 07:15:00

NEW YORK, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- DeepSea Gold Laboratories announced today the release of ExtraRobusteen(TM), a new kind of medicinal mouthwash, which makes it possible to overcome practically any oral disease, mouth pain, gum inflammation, swelling, and bleeding.

2010-05-10 14:13:36

Healthy pregnant women can be at risk for pregnancy problems caused by oral bacteria.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.